What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

01
JUL
As Is
Trafalgar Studios

After a sell‐out run at the Finborough Theatre in 2013 William M. Hoffmans As Is now transfers to Trafalgar Studios with a stunning new cast and design. Using humour and sensitivity As Is shatters the apathy and ignorance surrounding AIDS in the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
JUL
Blues Jam Camden
The Fiddler's Elbow

Blues Jam every Wednesday night at Camdens top live music venue. All welcomeLondons famous venue Fiddlers Elbow is starting to host a Blues Jam Night on Wednesdays from 19 30 till 24 00. The house band starts the jam and welcomes musicians…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07877 798233
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01
JUL
Community Choir
Chickenshed

The Community Choir is a series of vocal sessions in which you will develop your singing skills as part of a vocal ensemble.During the eight week workshop you will learn and develop a number of arrangements and will gain skills confidence and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02082 929222
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01
JUL
Financial Services Cyber Security S
Cavendish Conference Centre

Ensuring effective risk management at board levelTransforming cyber security in the FS sectorFollowing the successful Inaugural UK Financial Services Cyber Security Summit last year the 2nd in the series will examine developments in security issues FS institutions face with emphasis on resilience…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01483 479331
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01
JUL
Foo Fathers
The Half Moon

The Foo Fathers ethos is to capture as much of the energy fun and enjoyment of a real Foo Fighters show without focusing too much on what they look like or what instruments they play. In 2011 four friends and frustrated musicians…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02087 809383
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01
JUL
Grand Prix Ball in Support of the Prince's Trust
The Hurlingham Club

This year the Grand Prix Ball is back and bigger than ever before. Hosted this year by one of Formula 1s most iconic characters Sir Stirling Moss. Wednesday 1st July is the date when the Hurlingham Club will become the home of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02037 738150
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01
JUL
IP Litigation & Enforcement
IQPC London

The IP Litigation and Enforcement Summit 2015 will focus on the latest judicial developments alternative trends and how decisions in various countries will inevitably impact on the litigation and enforcement strategies you employ. After all well‐run enforcement strategies set clear boundaries with…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 689506
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01
JUL
The Deep Hum with Bad Breeding
The Social

Bunkered down in the very centre of the city absorbed in a basement of concrete The Deep Hum At The Heart Of It All will resonate every week with the emerging sounds of some of the best new bands around.Previous acts have…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07737 628638
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01
JUL
The Midnight Ghost Train
The Underworld

Nightshift Promotions presents...The Midnight Ghost Train USAPlus: Stubb KrohAbout:Blends gospel hymns of the sermon down tuned rock and roll riffs of southern rock and dark delta blues.Order the New Album Cold Was The Ground at shop.napalmrecords.comthemidnightghosttrainURLs:Tickets: http:atnd.it26861‐0Facebook: http:atnd.it26861‐1…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 673939
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01
JUL
Alices Adventures Underground
The Vaults

Alices Adventures Underground at The Vaults in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Alices Adventures Underground live in…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Area 11
Barfly Camden

Area 11 at Barfly Camden in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Bad Jews
Arts Theatre London

Bad Jews at Arts Theatre London in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Bend it Like Beckham
Phoenix Theatre London

Bend it Like Beckham at Phoenix Theatre London in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Bromance
Udderbelly - Southbank Centre

Bromance at Udderbelly ‐ Southbank Centre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Broncho
Dingwalls

Broncho at Dingwalls in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Broncho live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See the…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Caetano Veloso Gilberto Gil
Eventim Apollo

Caetano Veloso Gilberto Gil at Eventim Apollo in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
JUL
Death of a Salesman
Noel Coward Theatre

Death of a Salesman at Noel Coward Theatre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Death of a Salesman tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Don Giovanni
Royal Opera House

Don Giovanni at Royal Opera House in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Dusty
Charing Cross Theatre

Dusty at Charing Cross Theatre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Dusty live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Gladys Knight
Royal Albert Hall

Gladys Knight at Royal Albert Hall in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Gypsy
Savoy Theatre

Gypsy at Savoy Theatre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Gypsy live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Hang
Royal Court - Jerwood Theatre

Hang at Royal Court ‐ Jerwood Theatre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Larkin Poe
100 Club

Larkin Poe at 100 Club in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Larkin Poe live in the knowledge…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Les 7 Doigts De La Main Traces
Peacock Theatre

Les 7 Doigts De La Main Traces at Peacock Theatre in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Les…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Let It Be
Garrick Theatre

Let it Be is atheatre show that celebrates 50 years of the Beatles ever popular style of rock and roll. This show is filled with a whole host of the Beatles best known tracks allowing…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Lord of the Dance
Dominion

Lord of the Dance at Dominion in London on Wednesday 01 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Lord of the Dance live…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
JUL
Mamma Mia
Novello Theatre

Inspired by the iconic music of ABBA Mamma Mia is a musical written by Catherine Johnson and tells the fictional story of Donna who owns a small hotel on a Greek Island and her daughters…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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